Educator of the Week: Amber Bacon

Bacon works with over 80 children a day as a 5th grade Reading/Language Arts at Social Studies. Both she says, are ripe with great reading o…

Educator of the week: Candice Gurley

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) – Candice Gurley always wanted to be a teacher.   She started her career at Stratton Elementary and moved to Lake Ri…

Educator of the Week: Allyson Miller

HAMPTON, TN (WJHL) – You could say that teaching is the family business for Allyson Miller. Her father is a retired teacher and she knew she…

Educator of the Week: Leanne Sanders

WASHINGTON COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – Leanne Sanders always knew she wanted a career that would make a difference in other people’s lives. That’s w…

Educator of the week: Kevin Kendall

Kevin Kendall has spent the last 12 years on Roan Mountain.  He’s a history and social studies teacher. In his dozen years at the front of t…

Educator of the Week: Mary Alice Nipper

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) – Mary Alice Nipper has spent the last two decades in the classroom, all of them at Fairmont  Elementary School in J…

Educator of the Week: Amber Jeffers

GREENE COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – Amber Jeffers told her parents she wanted to be a teacher when she was in Kindergarten.   After graduating from D…

Educator of the Week: Tina Reece

JOHNSON COUNTY, TN (WJHL) –  Tina Reece is affectionately known to her students at “Mama Reece”   She’s served as a Registered Nurse for 20 …

Educator of the Week: Kelly Bowman

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) – Kelly Bowman started out as a volunteer in school and turned that passion for teaching into a  career. She is now …

Educator of the Week: Christol Hickman

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) – Christol Hickman has always enjoyed working with people the one-time customer service manager knew her true passion w…

Educator of the Week: Eric Stephens

CARTER COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – Eric Stephens has spent 21 years in education and all 21 at Happy Valley Middle School.  He currently teaches 8th…

Educator of the Week: Christine Ingram

GREENE COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – Christine Ingram has nearly her whole life helping her mother take care of her Special Needs sister. Watching her…

Educator of the Week: Kayla Storie

ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL) – Kayla Storie wanted to be a Dental Assistant, but a funny thing happened during her first two years of college, sh…

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